Printing-House at Strawberry Hill 1784 [drawing].

Creator:
Edwards, Edward, 1738-1806, artist.
Published/Created:
[Twickenham],
[1784]
Physical Description:
1 drawing : watercolor with yellow and gray wash-line mount on laid paper ; sheet 17.9 x 23.8 cm, mounted to 25.3 x 31.6 cm.
Notes:
Title and date written in ink within wash-line mount, in unknown hand.
Possibly the drawing used as the model for an engraving by Francis Jukes entitled "Farm yard and printing house at Strawberry Hill" which attributes the drawing to E. Edwards.
Also written in light pencil, lower left edge: "The original drawing." In the same hand, on the right, "M.A. Rooker" [i.e., Michael Angelo Rooker?].
Abstract:
An image of an outbuilding and the printing house at Strawberry Hill. A figure believed to be Thomas Kirgate stands in the road in front of the two buildings holding a large portfolio under his arm.
Topics:
Estates.
Outbuildings.
Topics:
Kirgate, Thomas,--1734-1810--Portraits.
Rooker, Michael Angelo, 1746-1801.
Strawberry Hill (Twickenham, London, England)
Strawberry Hill Press (Twickenham, London, England)
Language:
English
Genre:
Watercolors--British--18th century.
Format:
Image
Rights:
Open Access
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Call Number:
SH Views
Ed25
no. 1
SH Views Ed25 no. 1 Box 100
Orbis Record:
9686010
Yale Collection:
Lewis Walpole Library
Digital Collection:
Lewis Walpole Library
Local Record Number:
lwlpr14841
Citation:
Edward Edwards, Printing-House at Strawberry Hill 1784. The Lewis Walpole Library, Yale University.
OID:
11019094
PID:
digcoll:2754429